[Frameworks] Free industrial films

Julian Antos julian at northwestchicagofilmsociety.org
Tue Aug 12 01:56:19 UTC 2014


OK, these have been claimed!


On Mon, Aug 11, 2014 at 7:40 PM, Julian Antos <
julian at northwestchicagofilmsociety.org> wrote:

> Don't get too excited.
>
> Several months ago I bought a pile of mechanical engineering films from a
> collector, and they've been sitting around collecting dust ever since.
> They're all in rusty old cans and some (but not all) have developed Vinegar
> Syndrome (I won't include any that seem severe, most are still totally
> projectable/fine). Mostly from the 40s/50s with beautiful contrast. Most
> are quite boring. I'm keeping one or two, but I really don't need this
> stuff and I can't bear to throw it away. Hence, free.
>
> Maybe you can repurpose this material and make art. Maybe you can watch it
> with your friends. Maybe it can collect dust in YOUR home or archive now.
> My hope is that someone will take it and do something creative with it.
> Maybe teach 12 year olds how to use a splicer. But either way: free.
>
> There are about 25 reels, 800-1200' each. Shipping is NOT free but should
> be cheap enough via Media Mail or you pick up in Chicago. I can toss the
> cans so the box won't weigh too much, if you wish.
>
> Some examples of titles, some have to do with boating, which may be
> interesting:
>
> PLAIN INDEXING AND CUTTING A SPUR
> ROUGH FACING TURNING DRILLING
> ROUGH FACING AND BORING AND TURNING A SHOULDER
> FACING, TURNING, BORING, GROOVING, AND CHAMFERING
> PREPARING AND SETTING KEEL BLOCKS + CRADLE
>
> thanks!
>
> Julian
> --
> Julian Antos
> Northwest Chicago Film Society
> www.northwestchicagofilmsociety.org
> 773 827 8991
>
>
>



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Julian Antos
Northwest Chicago Film Society
www.northwestchicagofilmsociety.org
773 827 8991
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